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  • Reports

2016 Annual Report: The Role of Disease, Habitat, Individual Condition, and Herd Attributes on Bighorn Sheep Recruitment (PDF 7.0 MB)   

2015 Annual Report: The Role of Disease, Habitat, Individual Condition, and Herd Attributes on Bighorn Sheep Recruitment and Population Dynamics in Montana (PDF 1.4 MB)

               Correlates of Recruitment in Montana Bighorn Sheep Populations (PDF 2.7 MB)

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  • Presentations

​             One-Year Progress Report for the Montana State-wide Bighorn Sheep Research Project (PDF 5.7 MB w/ embedded notes - The Wildlife Society - Montana Chapter Conference 2015)

              Correlates of Recruitment in Montana Bighorn Sheep Populations (PDF 2.5 MB w/ embedded notes - The Wildlife Society - Montana Chapter Conference 2014)


  • In the Media

​               ​"MSU, FWP collaborate on $1.2 million research project..." (Montana State University News Service, May 2014)


  • Newsletters

              none at this time - coming soon!​


  • Publications

​Butler, C. J., W. H. Edwards, J. E. Jennings-Gaines, H. J. Killion, M. E. Wood, D. E. McWhirter, J. T. Paterson, K. M. Proffitt, E. S. Almberg, P. J. White, J. J. Rotella, and R. A. Garrott. 2017. Assessing respiratory pathogen communities in bighorn sheep populations: Sampling realities, challenges, and improvements. PloS one 12:e0180689.


​Flesch, E. P., R. A. Garrott, P. J. White, D. Brimeyer, A. B. Courtemanch, J. A. Cunningham, S. R. Dewey, G. L. Fralick, K. Loveless, D. E. McWhirter, H. Miyasaki, A. Pils, M. A. Sawaya, and S. T. Stewart. 2016. Range expansion and population growth of non-native mountain goats in the Greater Yellowstone Area: Challenges for management. Wildlife Society Bulletin 40:241-250.


Montana State-wide 

                        Bighorn Initiative